Lumpy skin disease,
Russia
Information received on 02/10/2020 from Dr Nikolay Vlasov, Deputy Head, Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance , Ministry of Agriculture, Moscou, Russia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1
Date of start of the event 25/08/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 01/09/2020
Report date 02/10/2020
Date submitted to OIE 02/10/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Lumpy skin disease virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (03/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (02/10/2020)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Priamursky, Smidovichsky, Yevreyskaya Avtonomnaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 29/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 331 35 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 331 35 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle 10.57% 0.00% 0.00% **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Vector surveillance
  • Process to inactivate the pathogenic agent in products or by-products
  • Disinfestation
  • Disinfection
  • Zoning
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Quarantine
  • Screening
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Primorskaya veterinary laboratory (Local laboratory) Cattle real-time PCR 01/10/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations